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CLEMSON – A special event for students – in conjunction with the 2018 Week of Gratitude – will be held 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Wednesday (Sept. 26) in the Hendrix Student Center amphitheater. The event, which is hosted by the University Development Team and the Office of Central Donor Relations, invites students to write “thank you” […]
CLEMSON – As one of the National Science Foundation’s most prestigious honors, the Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) award is granted in support of early-career scholars who excel as teachers in the classroom and researchers in the lab. This year, College of Science assistant professors Hugo Sanabria, Leah Casabianca and Xian Lu have been named […]
One of South Carolina’s most scenic 5K road races is returning to Clemson University for a fifth consecutive year, bringing the promise of beautiful fall colors, friendly competition and a chance to support student organizations. The Clemson Fit Run will be held at 9 a.m. on Oct. 27 in the South Carolina Botanical Garden off […]
The Duke Energy Foundation awarded Clemson University $50,000 from its environmental program to support “Natural History and Ecology of Bad Creek Hydroelectric Station and Jocassee Gorges." The grant, awarded to Barbara Speziale and John Hains of Clemson, supported two environmental education courses this summer for 18 K-12 teachers from across South Carolina and will support another next summer.
Weak corn and sorghum stalks cause the loss of about 20 percent of the crops in the U.S. annually, and Rajan Sekhon and Christopher McMahan of Clemson University’s College of Science are part of a multi-university consortium trying to find out why.
Published this week in Nature Methods, a team of 27 labs across the world – including Hugo Sanabria’s “Single Molecule Biophysics” lab at Clemson University – came together to devise a standard protocol for measuring distances in biomolecules.
Jupiter's atmosphere might contain a lot of water, according to recent research by a national team of scientists that includes Clemson University's Máté Ádámkovics.
CLEMSON – Clemson professor Dvora Perahia and a national team of collaborators have received a large computational award from the Department of Energy that will significantly enhance their research toward using computational tools to advance the design of advance responsive materials. The team is led by Gary Grest of Sandia National Laboratories in Albuquerque, New […]
CLEMSON, South Carolina – William Bridges, Alumni Distinguished Professor in the department of mathematical sciences, has been elected a Fellow of the American Statistical Association, one of the highest professional honors a statistician can receive. Bridges was recognized for his achievements during a formal ceremony on July 31 in Vancouver at the 2018 Joint Statistical […]
Samantha Price, an assistant professor of biological sciences at Clemson University, is recording the shapes and sizes of the fishes at the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History as part of her research aimed at understanding the factors that control body-shape diversity.
This Tiger is excited to teach students, conduct research and make new discoveries that make positive contributions to society. He says he’s proud to be part of a place where science and discovery are valued. Meet Ramakrishna Podila. Title: Assistant professor, Physics and Astronomy Years at Clemson: 4 What I do at Clemson: My lab focuses […]
CLEMSON – The College of Science’s Fall Semester Kick-off Meeting celebrated an eventful summer while looking forward to a busy fall that will be filled with opportunities. The event was held Aug. 20 in the Poole Agricultural Center’s auditorium. The agenda included a welcome by Dean Cynthia Y. Young, highlights from the Dean’s July 19 […]
CLEMSON – Each year, the Clemson University Postdoctoral Association’s Distinguished Postdoctoral Award is given to one outstanding postdoctoral fellow who embodies excellence in scientific research, leadership, advocacy, outreach and teaching. This year, Vera Bin San Chan of the department of biological sciences claimed the honor. Chan has been employed as a postdoctoral research associate in […]
The Clemson Center for Human Genetics officially opened for business Tuesday evening, celebrating with an enthusiastic gathering of supporters who met with scientists and toured the state-of-the-art facility. Piloted by a cadre of researchers equipped with world-class laboratories and technologically advanced instrumentation, Clemson’s Center for Human Genetics has successfully landed on the global stage – both in talent and scope.
CLEMSON, South Carolina – Sarah Waldvogel, who received dual bachelor degrees in genetics and biochemistry at Clemson University this past spring, has been selected as a 2018 recipient of the Marcus L. Urann Fellowship by The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi. Waldvogel, who was born in Central, South Carolina, is one of only six […]